Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry TX1146

Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry TX1146

Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry TX1146

Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry, TX1146, 5th Scholastic printing, 1975, 159 pages. Illustrated by Wesley Dennis.

DESCRIPTION: “‘You’ll never catch the Phantom,’ says Grandpa. ‘That horse is fast as the wind. She’s escaped from every roundup on the island.
     But Paul and Maureen want the beautiful mare for their very own.
     ‘I’m going to capture her myself,’ says Paul. 
     When Paul finally overtakes the Phantom, he makes a surprising discovery. Running at her side is a brand-new, silvery-gray colt- Misty!” (from the back cover)


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I love these old Scholastics! I am a bookseller, writer, and dog-lover; live at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains of New York with my computer-programmer husband. We love motor-cycle riding, renovating our old camp on Lake Desolation, gardening, and researching our genealogy. The purpose of this blog is to highlight those beloved old books from the Scholastic Book fairs from 1950 - 1979. This will serve as a catalogue of the books, with their identifying numbers, a plot summary, and a photo of the cover; with a searchable index. I want to give all of the writers and illustrator's bios so they get credit (many were writers in the summer while on vacation from their regular schoolteaching jobs.; some are lesser known efforts by very famous people; and some are reprinted classics.) Hopefully, their fans will be able to identify favorite titles with snipets of remembered information. We will always be adding new ones, and welcome your submissions
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